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Youtopia for your classroom in 2013

Why check out Youtopia?

It provides instant access to plug-and-play gamification tools (points, digital badges, and leader-boards) that incentivizes students to become more engaged in their school and their community. Youtopia matures with students from kindergarten through college and beyond. With Youtopia, educators have a fun and easy way to inspire their students to do all of the good things they want them to do; a way to acknowledge their hard work; and a way to reward them for going above and beyond.

Please pop over to our site, www.youtopia.com, watch the video above.

If anyone you know is interested, have them signup here (http://www.youtopia.com/info/pricing/) and use the promo code FRIEND.

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A brief Snippet and Some Snappy Apps For Election Day


Listen for a mini update.

Apps are popping up all over the web to keep up with the election.

The New York Times Election 2012” Application


election app(available for iPhone and Android) has four categories:

First is an election guide, for checking poll numbers and live election results, second is multimedia– allowing you to watch videos and view photos/reports in a slide stream from reporters on the campaign trail, third is the opinion guide where app owners/users can vent and comment on the election and finally the news… from what better source than the New York Times!


This will be helpful for collecting information and organizing your story, instead of scurrying through headlines in your low reception cellular browser.


Price: Free
Category: News
Updated: Oct 27, 2012
Version: 1.3
Size: 2.2 MB
Languages: English, Basque, Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Vietnamese
Seller: The New York Times Company (iDP)
© 2011, The New York Times Company

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